Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Meat Products in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in USA, Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL has a market cap of 20545.24. Since its IPO date on the 1/2/1990, Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL performance year to date is -2.14%. Today Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL has gained 1.00%, with a current price of 38.26.
Ownership of the company is 0.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 35.90%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 35.60%. Return of assets are at 13.50%, with return on investment at 15.70%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.06. While Total debt/equity is 0.09. With a profit margin of 9.00%, this is combined with a gross margin of 22.10%, and operating margin of 13.50%. Hormel Foods Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.8, while the quick ratio is 0.9.
For the last year Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL has seen a EPS growth of 13.70%. A performance for the year of 30.25%. The 52-week high is -15.68%, and the 52-week low is 30.93%. The average volume for Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL is 2496400.
With a target price of 41.63, can Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL. Hormel Foods Corporation has a P/E of 24.91 and a forward P/E of 22.95. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.01. Hormel Foods Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.21 and 4.61 respectively. For P/cash, Hormel Foods Corporation has a value of 54.12, while it is 48.1 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 38.26, Hormel Foods Corporation has a dividend yield of 1.52%. We see a return on equity of 19.80%.
Looking more long-term Hormel Foods Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 12.40%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 2.14% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 13.70% for this year and for the last five years a 11.70% growth has been seen.